Sencer Vardarman

“The bygone lives are like my own past life, uncertain.

I cast a spell on the city asking it to last. “

 Czesław Miłosz

Sencer Vardarman, Once Upon a Time, 2012
Sencer Vardarman, Once Upon a Time, 2012
Once Upon a Time, Sencer Vardarman, 2012, digital C-Print 3 + 1 AP, 2nd edition, 100 x 300 cm, © the artist, courtesy taswir projects
Sencer Vardarman, Labyrinth, 2012
Sencer Vardarman, Labyrinth, 2012
Labyrinth, Sencer Vardarman, 2012, digital C-Print 3 + 1 AP, 2nd edition, 100 x 206 cm, © the artist, courtesy taswir projects
Sencer Vardarman, City Horizon, 2002
Sencer Vardarman, City Horizon, 2002
digital c-print, 120 x 120 cm

Sencer Vardarman

Born 1970 in Istanbul, lives and works in Berlin and Istanbul.

Selected exhibitions

2014  Focus: Turkey, TYGHUSET Landskrona Fotofestival, Landskrona, Sweden

2013 onLine, KUAD, Istanbul, Turkey
Istanbul Portfolio, Opera Gallery, Dubai, United Arab Emirates

2012 3rd Canakkale Biennial– Canakkale, Turkey
Virtual News , art ON Istanbul, Istanbul, Turkey (solo exhibition)

2011 art On,  art ON Istanbul, Istanbul, Turkey

2010 urban memories , Altes Museum Neukoelln, Berlin, Germany
2010 CELEBRATION!,  uqbar, Berlin, Germany
2010 R_EVOLUTION?, art practice political interventions collaborative acting – arttransponder, Berlin, Germany
2010 10 Years at Kasa, kasa galeri, Istanbul, Turkey

2009 KWW, Art, Science, Economy Scholarship – Stiftung Künstlerdorf Schöppingen
2009 What Comes Next?,  Post-wall realities and emergence of new aesthetic theories – meinblau, Berlin, Germany
2009  Taswir – Pictorial Mappings of Modernity and Islam, Martin Gropius Bau, Berlin, Germany
2009 Thessaloniki Biennale:2. 1000+1 Prax(e)is -, Thessaloniki, Greece

2008 Istanbul Diptychs, Istanbul Centre in Brussels, Brussels, Belgium
2008 Owl’s Frames / Baykusun Kareleri, Pera Museum, Istanbul, Turkey
2008 new order II,  OKK / RAUM 29, Berlin, Germany (solo exhibition)

2007 Capital, Lund, Sweden
2007 Cover, Galerie Metro, Berlin, Germany
2007 Reality Crossings, 2. Fotofestival Mannheim / Ludwigshafen / Heidelberg, Germany
2007 Legal Tender, Kasa Galeri, Istanbul, Turkey
2007 Förderkohle , NBK, Berlin, Germany
2007 Project Grant of Berlin (Stipendium der Kulturverwaltung des Berliner Senats 2007)

2006 Rio , Artnews Projects, Berlin, Germany
2006 all about lies, Apartment Project, Istanbul, Turkey
2006 new order I,  SOX36, Berlin, Germany
2006 Mixed Hypnos, Fleisch Zeigt, Berlin, Germany
2006 Outliners , Arttransponder e.V., Berlin, Germany

2005 Waiting Room, Apartment Project, Istanbul, Turkey
2005  Focus Istanbul, Martin Gropius Bau, Berlin, Germany
2005  About Beauty (Web Project under: Beuty and Public Space), House of World Cultures, Berlin, Germany

2004 Thieving City, Akbank Center for Art and Culture, Istanbul, Turkey
2004 Metamorphosis , 20. IFSAK – Istanbul Photography Days, Istanbul, Turkey
2004 Berlin-Istanbul Vise-Versa , Künstlerhaus Bethanien, Berlin, Germany
2004 Big Boys Toys, Gallery Design Transfer, Berlin, Germany

2002 GASAG Art price mansion, Gallery 2yk Kunstfabrik am Flutgraben e.V.- Berlin, Germany

2001 On Image We Trust, 21. Istanbul Modern Art Exhibition – AKM Istanbul, Turkey

Online Projects (archive and network projects)